Great Heron

by Kris Beach
(Port Charlotte, Florida)

Great Heron

Great Heron


I live on a canal in Port Charlotte, Florida and just love all the tropical birds. I enjoy photographing them, especially in flight. This is a Great Heron who comes occasionally. He's majestic.


Comment
Is there a more beautiful sphinx-like bird? He likes to eat fish, snakes, frogs, mice, lizards, and insects. When eating ice cream, wouldn't we all love to have a throat as long as the heron's.

Susan

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